Sara Johnson

B.A., Bryn Mawr, 1988
B.A., Oxford, 1990
M.A., University of California, Berkeley, 1992
Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley, 1996
Ph.D. Granted: 
1996
Dissertation: 
Mirror, Mirror: Third Maccabees, Historical Fictions and Jewish Self-Fashioning in the Hellenistic Period (E.S. Gruen)
Email: 
sara [dot] johnson [at] uconn [dot] edu

Associate Professor of Classics and Ancient Mediterranean Studies, Department of Modern and Classical Languages, University of Connecticut 

Book: Historical Fictions and Hellenistic Jewish Identity: Third Maccabees in its Cultural Context (UC Press, 2004) 

Fields of Study: Hellenistic history, Hellenistic Judaism, ancient fictions 

Other Interests: Japanese language, computers